Brian Boiroimhe. Bryen Boiroimhe, Monarch of Ireland, Anno Dom. 1027.
London Printed, Bezaleel Creake, at the Bible in Jermain Street, St. James's.
Brian Bóruma, (926?-1014), English-Brian Boru, Middle Irish-Brian Bóruma, Irish-Brian Bóroimhe, monarch of Ireland; whole-length, looking to right, in armour, with crown, holding sceptre in his right hand, with left hand on shield, coat of arms with three lions, symbols in background including a harp in the shape of a woman with wings; rectangular frame.
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London : Bezaleel Creake, at the Bible in Jermain Street, St. James's, [ca. 1723].
Title l.c. within plate mark.
Plate to Geoffrey Keating's "History of Ireland" ("Foras Feasa ar Éirinn"), translated into English by Dermot O'Connor (Diarmaid Ó Catháin), 1723.
Physical description: 1 print : line ; image 27.6 x 18.6 cm., plate mark 29.9 x 19.1 cm., sheet 33.2 x 21 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M.Elmes. - Dublin 1937, p. 24
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